China’s problem has become the world’s problem. Sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides spewed by China’s coal-fired power plants fall as acid rain on Seoul, South Korea, and Tokyo. Much of the particulate pollution over Los Angeles originates in China, according to the Journal of Geophysical Research.
By Jeffrey Kluger
NASA's ambitious new spacecraft, the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, will map the moon's surface, looking for suitable future landing sites and a spot to build a lunar base
Geophysical Research引發我們進一步了解 "geophysical地球物理的"相關的用語
Geophysical Investigation 地球物理調查
Geophysical prospecting 地球物理探勘（採礦；探查法）
Geophysical survey 地球物理測勘
Geophysical reconnaissance 地球物理初勘International Geodetic and Geophysical Union 國際大地測量及地球物理學協會 ； Geophysical astronomy 地球物理天文學；Geophysical observatory 地球物理觀測站；international Geophysical year 國際地球物理年；Geophysical tomography 地球物理層析成像
prospect 為 The act of surveying or examining.Prospecting
Exploration for mineral deposits. The result of prospecting is the discovery of potentially economic mineralization, that is, the prospect. Mineral exploration continues beyond prospecting to include the delineation and evaluation of the prospect to determine its minability as an orebody or economic mineral deposit. A successful prospect is developed into a mine. See also Mining.
reconnaissance n. - 偵察, 事先考察, 勘察 日文:踏査( 中文為踏勘--親自到現場查看。文明小史˙第八回：老哥此來，只有一兩天耽擱，兄弟須陪著老哥，把此事商議停妥，並到各門踏勘一遍)
IN BRIEF: A survey to gain information; an exploratory military survey of enemy territory.
The pilot flew reconnaissance missions for the army.
shoot for/at sth phrasal verb US
to try to do something:
It's worth taking chances when you're shooting at a chance of fame and wealth.